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Old 09-29-2004, 10:37 AM   #1
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Yes, Clutch Replacement

Yahoo, I finally got the dealer to replace my clutch. The service manager that was there knew all about the Revised clutch and flywheel replacement. They could never "hear" the rattle when i wasnt there. I took it in about a half hour ago and he sat in it with me and saig yup, i hear it. I even had a paper printed off with all the part numbers, but they didnt need it. He said we will order all the parts needed and will call me when they have it. I am so relieved to have this replaced. I only have like 2 months of the warranty left. lol. anywas i wil post up the results of the replacement.


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Old 09-29-2004, 10:46 AM   #2
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Good news and good luck....
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Old 09-29-2004, 10:49 AM   #3
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how many miles do you have on your car?
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Old 09-29-2004, 10:58 AM   #4
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Old 09-29-2004, 12:29 PM   #5
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I only have like 2 months of the warranty left.
So, that's the 3year/36,000 mile warranty?

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Hmmmm. Clutch is only 1year/12,000 miles.
How'd you get the Dealer to go for replacing it?
That's good news if they are extending the clutch-fix past the normal limits.
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Old 09-29-2004, 01:16 PM   #6
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I was worried about the same thing. I asked the sales manager and if there was a "Defective" part they will replace it. A normal clutch would not go out at 16000 miles. Anyways yea it is the 3/36000 warranty. All i did was have him sit in it and listen to the rattle. He said yea as long as it is rattling or making an abnormal noise they will cover it. I have a feeling my dealership is a little more cooperative when it comes to warranty work, which is hard to find. I mean they reflashed my ecu without any questions.
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I want to know how well the new clutch responds to abuse if your willing to test it out for me with a few hard launched after your 500 mile break in period!
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O yea, I will have to at the track. That is the only thing i am worried about is the break in period. Anyways i will let you all know how it performs at the track.
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